Events

Wednesday, October 3, 2018

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods

Joan Jonas: Sources and Methods Joan Jonas describes her artistic methods in forthright terms. She recorded her own voice speaking poetry and prose and bits...

MIT Museum

Current Exhibitions: The Beautiful Brain: The Drawings of Santiago Ramón y Cajal; Celebrating the 50th anniversary of the MIT Center for Advanced Visual...

Photographic Exhibit: "Surface Tension" by Peter Vanderwarker

From the artist's statement: I had two favorite courses in architecture school: One was titled Materials and Methods: it covered the details of what...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 8:00am to 6:00pm
MIT Walk-in Flu Clinic

MIT Medical's flu clinics are the fastest and easiest way to receive your shot—no appointment necessary! We encourage all eligible members of the MIT...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 9:00am to 3:00pm
Expecting and New Parents Group at Westgate

Led by MIT mom Colleen, this is a weekly group for parents-to-be and parents of infants to crawlers to share information and support each other. For more...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
Newcomers Campus Tour

Are you new to MIT and MIT Spouses & Partners Connect? Want to learn about how to participate in our meetings and groups? Have questions about childcare,...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 11:00am to 12:00pm
 Sack Lunch Seminar Series (SLS) - Rhys Parfitt

About this Series The Atmosphere, Ocean and Climate Sack Lunch Seminar Series is an informal seminar series within PAOC that focuses on more specialized...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
CSB Seminars

Casual student research talks on Computational and Sytems Biology. Speaker for November 7th: Carles Boix, Kellis Lab Title: Leveraging single-cell...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
 
Elections 2018: A Series: #1: Can We Ever Get It Right? Voting Technology in 2018

At DefCon, in July 2017, hackers were granted legal access to several types of election systems (including voting systems, back office equipment and e-poll...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Geostructural Realism and the Return of Bipolarity in International Politics

SSP Wednesday Seminar Øystein Tunsjø (Norwegian Institute for Defence Studies, Norwegian Defence University College) This presentation first demonstrates...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
Harvard Medical School MD-PhD Program: Info Session

Prehealth Advising invites you to join Amy Cohen, Director of Administration for HMS’ MD-PhD Program, for an information session on the benefits of...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
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Planning For College: Maximizing Your Child's Success

Presenter: Julia Jones, M.A.; Senior Manager, Educational Counseling, College Coach High school is the critical time to help maximize a student’s potential...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:30pm
The November Elections: Thoughts and Considerations: A Lunch-Time Series

Join us for a series of Wednesday lunch-time discussions beginning on October 3 focusing on the upcoming elections and how we might work towards a more just...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Waste Alliance Lecture Series: Agricultural residue for community cooking in Rural India

Prof. Sanjay Mahajani, Professor-in-Charge Tata Centre for Technology and Design and Professor of Chemical Engineering at IIT Bombay The dry...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 12:00pm to 1:00pm
Weekly Wednesday Meeting - Immigration Q&A

Join us this week as members form the International Student Office come to talk about immigration and services they provide. Bring your burning questions,...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 3:00pm to 5:00pm
 EAPS Department Lecture Series - Marcos Peñaloza-Murillo (Universidad de los Andes—Venezuela)

Past and upcoming important solar eclipses in the continental U.S.: Reviewing circumstances, studies on its environmental effects and future...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm
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Ulrike Malmendier (UC Berkeley) **joint seminar with Harvard Business School

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 4:00pm to 5:30pm
 
Combinatorics Seminar

SPEAKER: Tamas Kalman (Tokyo Institute of Technology) TITLE: Hypergraph polynomials and the Bernardi process ABSTRACT: The product of two simplices can...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
Inorganic Chemistry Seminar: Prof. Theodore Betley (Harvard University)

Title: TBA

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 4:15pm to 5:15pm
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Trade Wars: Much More Than Just Tariffs

Tariffs are the tip of a conflict spiral: Actions that trigger powerful disturbances, and dislocations in culture and society, politics and economics,...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 5:00pm to 6:30pm
Molecular approaches to solar energy conversion

This presentation will describe several projects that look to understand how to capture solar photons to generate charges and then use those charges to carry...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 5:15pm to 6:15pm
Amahl Bishara: Against Fragmentation: Palestinian Women's Engagement Across the Green Line

Biannual McMillan-Stewart Lecture on Women in the Developing World: Women's mobility across the Green Line that divides Israel and the West Bank is shaped...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 5:30pm to 7:00pm
Infinite Careers Alumni Speaker Series: Joe Brown (Course 2, MArch)

The Infinite Careers speaker series brings networking TO YOU through small-scale round-table discussions between students and alumni. The goal of the program...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 5:30pm to 6:45pm
Refuge at MIT: Worship & Bible Study & Christian Fellowship

Join BSF for our time of REFUGE. Bible Study & prayer in the Christian Fellowship Lounge with snacks at 5:30pm. Enjoying study of God's word with undergrads,...

Book discussion with author Glenn Rifkin

The McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT and Harvard Book Store welcome journalist and author GLENN RIFKIN for a discussion of Future Forward, his...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 6:00pm to 7:00pm
Stroud International - Company Presentation

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 6:30pm to 8:00pm
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Budokon Yoga

Budokon Yoga involves the mix of strength training, flexibility and meditation. It is inspired by traditional yoga and some animal locomotion movements to...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:00pm
Life - A Vedic Perspective

Origins Club first meeting for this fall - An introduction to spirituality and life from the Vedic Perspective.

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Research -Life Balance

Research-life balance - the ongoing process of striking a balance between one's research or career and the other aspects or demands of life, seems to have...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 7:00pm to 8:15pm
What's At Stake -- Separation of Religion and State Today

From efforts to drop the Johnson Amendment, to FEMA policy changes benefiting houses of worship, to SCOTUS drift jeopardizing women's bodily autonomy, the...

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 7:00pm to 9:00pm
Catholic Mass

Catholic Mass

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 7:30pm to 8:15pm
Cognite - Company Presentation

Wednesday, October 03, 2018 at 7:30pm to 9:00pm
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Israeli Dance Beginner's Classes

Here's your chance to learn circle, line, and couple dances to the latest Israeli songs and popular classics. No experience necessary! All are welcome! Open...

Wednesday, October 3, 2018